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Tropical Storm Brings Flooding to Philippines

Moderate to heavy rains caused flooding and landslides in central Philippines as tropical storm Kai-tak made landfall Saturday afternoon, and may hit more areas while moving westward, the weather bureau said Saturday.

Society » Environment | December 16, 2017, Saturday // 16:25 | Viewed: 825

EU Adopts 'Track-and-Trace' Tobacco System

The European Commission adopted on Friday a legal act requiring a 'track-and-trace' system for tobacco products to tackle smuggling and tax avoidance, EUOBSERVER reported.

Society | December 16, 2017, Saturday // 16:16 | Viewed: 802

Digital Map will Provide Information About Schools in Sofia

An online platform will collect information for all schools in Sofia, how many students are studying, and in what specialties.

Society » Education | December 15, 2017, Friday // 17:24 | Viewed: 1229

Contaminated Air has a Detrimental Effect on Adolescent Psyche

Contamination of the atmosphere is related not only to a "turn" to associal behavior but also to the risk of serious illnesses, according to the results of a study quoted by Life.

Society » Environment | December 15, 2017, Friday // 16:36 | Viewed: 1139

'Youthquake' Declared Word of the Year by Oxford Dictionaries

Oxford Dictionaries has deemed "youthquake" the 2017 word of the year, reflecting what it calls a "political awakening" among millennial voters.

Society | December 15, 2017, Friday // 15:55 | Viewed: 1200

Six Children are in "Pirogov" Due to Food Poisoning From Chewing Gum

Six children from the 78th Hristo Smirnenski School in Bankya are accommodated in the emergency toxicology office of NJ.

Society » Incidents | December 15, 2017, Friday // 15:38 | Viewed: 1211

More than a Quarter of the Immigrants in Bulgaria are from Russia

Bulgaria is among the countries of the European Union (EU) with the largest share of immigrants from third countries compared to the population and among those with the smallest share of people from EU countries.

Society | December 15, 2017, Friday // 13:46 | Viewed: 1509

Fourth Quarter in the Capital Protests Against the Air Pollution

Oborishte district protests against the dirty air in Sofia.

Society » Environment | December 15, 2017, Friday // 13:37 | Viewed: 992

Suitcase Blocked Traffic for an Hour Near the Street. "Gen.Y.Gurko" in Sofia

Forgotten suitcase blocked the traffic in the area of General Joseph Gurko Street in Sofia for an hour.

Society » Incidents | December 15, 2017, Friday // 12:24 | Viewed: 1022

Nearly 4,000 were the Complaints Against Bulgarian Mobile Operators

Nearly 4,000 complaints were filed against mobile operators from the beginning of the year to December 1st.

Society | December 15, 2017, Friday // 12:19 | Viewed: 957

Four Children Die as Train Hits School Bus in Southwestern France

Four children have died after a train and a school bus collided outside the town of Perpignan in southwestern France, according to the interior ministry.

Society » Incidents | December 15, 2017, Friday // 09:48 | Viewed: 986

NIMH: Mostly Sunny with Maximum Temperatures of 13-18°C

It will be mostly sunny today, with more clouds sometimes in the afternoon, mainly over Western Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | December 15, 2017, Friday // 09:36 | Viewed: 1043

Hurricane Irma, Bitcoin, Sex Scandals, and Royal Romance are Among the Hottest Public Topics for the Year

Hurricane Irma, bitcoin, sex scandals, and royal romance are among the hottest public topics for the year, according to Google's search statistics.

Society | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 17:23 | Viewed: 1537

Every Fifth Child has Met with a Stranger from the Internet

87% of Bulgarian children use the Internet and this percentage increases every year.

Society | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 17:01 | Viewed: 1351

150 New Trees were Planted in the Lauta Park in Plovdiv

150 new trees, including 100 squids, 30 pine trees and fir trees and 20 euodias, are planted at another massive forestation in Lauta Park in Plovdiv, the municipal press reported.

Society » Environment | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 15:59 | Viewed: 1461

Which are the Most Dangerous and Which - the Most Attractive toys on the Market at the Moment?

Which are the most dangerous and which - the most attractive toys on the market at the moment? Christmas is coming in less than than two weeks, and the big shopping for the kids has begun.

Society | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 15:13 | Viewed: 1030

Robbie Williams was in Intensive Care for a Week

British pop star Robbie Williams explained in an interview with London's Sun that his Heavy Entertainment Show tour was interrupted in September because doctors have found "anomalous formations" in his brain.

Society | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 15:08 | Viewed: 1194

Only 6% of Bulgarians Decided to Use the Opportunity to Take Out Their Insurance Online

Only 6% of Bulgarians have taken the opportunity to take out their insurance online.

Society » Health | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 15:03 | Viewed: 1297

Authorities have Saved Dozens of Migrants in the Aegean Sea

Turkish coastguard teams have saved today dozens of migrants who have been struggling in a rubber boat in the Aegean Sea, Turkish media reported.

Society | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 14:48 | Viewed: 1025

More than 71,000 Macedonians have Bulgarian Citizenship

71 524 people have been granted Bulgarian citizenship in Macedonia since 2001.

Society | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 14:37 | Viewed: 1320

The Population of the Czech Republic Grew Because of the Bulgarians and the Romanians

For the first nine months of 2017, the population of the Czech Republic grew by 18,700 to a total of 10,597,473.

Society | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 13:28 | Viewed: 1371
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